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Two leading, high profile speakers confirmed for Destination Digitalisation 2020.

Two leading, high profile speakers confirmed for Destination Digitalisation 2020.
Description
Two leading, high profile speakers confirmed for Destination Digitalisation 2020.
Date:
17/01/2020

Competition time: Innovate UK has launched a £9.4m First Of A Kind funding competition to support innovation in the rail industry and BCRRE invites you to get involved

Competition time: Innovate UK has launched a £9.4m First Of A Kind funding competition to support innovation in the rail industry and BCRRE invites you to get involved
Description
BCRRE is hosting a workshop on Wednesday 22 January for our stakeholder community about a new rail competition that will fund a number of innovation projects.
Date:
14/01/2020

Birmingham rail experts partner with India's transport leaders for hi-tech future

Birmingham rail experts partner with India's transport leaders for hi-tech future
Description
University of Birmingham railways experts will work with the National Rail and Transport Institute of India (NRTI) to establish a new research centre to help develop and deliver hi-tech transport systems in India.
Date:
19/12/2019

State-of-the-art engineering building tops out

State-of-the-art engineering building tops out
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The University of Birmingham, in partnership with Willmott Dixon and Associated Architects, have celebrated the topping out of a new School of Engineering building.
Date:
09/12/2019

Birmingham rail engineer named as Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering

Description
University of Birmingham Professor, Bridget Eickhoff, has today (30 September) been announced as one of the new Fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering.
Date:
30/09/2019

BCRRE connects with Central, East and Southern Europe

BCRRE connects with Central, East and Southern Europe
Description
BCRRE exhibits for the first time at the TRAKO international railway fair in Poland to signal their growing commitment to developing relationships in the region and surrounding areas.
Date:
26/09/2019

New rail testing scheme launched

New rail testing scheme launched
Description
West Midlands DIGI-RAIL businesses are being offered subsidised access to extensive rail test and trail facilities at QRTC in a bid to encourage railway innovation.
Date:
25/09/2019

BCRRE ranks as part of the innovation top 50

BCRRE ranks as part of the innovation top 50
Description
Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education (BCRRE) has been named as one of the Midlands most innovative businesses as part of 'Innovation 50'.
Date:
23/09/2019

University of Birmingham leases Porterbrook High Speed Train

University of Birmingham leases Porterbrook High Speed Train
Description
Rolling stock asset management company, Porterbrook, has leased one of its iconic High-Speed Trains (HST) to the University of Birmingham.
Date:
17/09/2019

Railway Industry Innovation Award success

Railway Industry Innovation Award success
Description
BCRRE are part of a collaboration with Abtus which has won an award at the Railway Industry Innovation Awards.
Date:
15/08/2019
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